Instagram personality Sophie Swaney was arrested and charged earlier this year for DUI and two other offenses, as reported by Nashville’s Howard Gentry Criminal Court Clerk.
The social media influencer, who has amassed millions of followers on different platforms, was arrested at the beginning of 2021, an official court report shows.
Now, the news around Sophie’s arrest has started trending again online following an update on her case.
Who is Sophie Swaney?
Sophie Swaney, 26, is an internet personality and Instagram personality with nearly 460,000 followers.
She grew up in Arlington, Tennessee and lives in Eads, an unincorporated community based in Shelby County, Tennessee.
Sophie gained popularity on the social media platform by posting content about guns, trucks and vans and other promotional outdoor posts.
Moreover, the Instagram star has worked with the likes of many outdoor brands such as Freedom Holsters, Yeehaw Cowboy Boots, Hostile Wheels, and others.
When was Sophie Swaney arrested?
Sophie was arrested on January 5th, 2021, as said by the Howard Gentry Criminal Court Clerk in Nashville. The report was updated in the early hours of May 4th, 2021 which is the reason media attention has turned on Sophie’s case again.
The document’s date of birth matches Sophie’s birthday who was born on September 7th, 1994.
According to the report, the Instagram personality was arrested and charged for possession or casual exchange, DUI (driving under the influence of alcohol) and possession of a handgun.
Meanwhile, Sophie’s court appearances were scheduled for February 7th this year and the record check states ‘settlement’ under ‘reason’.
Has Sophie been arrested before?
According to Scoop Nashville, the Instagram star was arrested for a prior DUI in 2018 in North Carolina.
The report by Howard Gentry Criminal Court Clerk states that Sophie was charged with a second offence for DUI.